Common Accidents Involving a Big Rig

Common Accidents Involving a Big Rig

Size and Weight Difference Can Lead to Severe Injuries in an Accident Accidents involving a big rig are some of the most dangerous on the road, especially when you are traveling along the interstates around New Orleans. These large vehicles can cause serious injuries...
Truck Accidents Can Cause Catastrophic Injuries

Truck Accidents Can Cause Catastrophic Injuries

How Prone are Truckers to Getting Into Car Accidents? The number of truck accidents is on the rise in the United States. While advances have been made in terms of trucking safety, it is not enough. The safety features are balanced by the lack of experienced truckers,...
Who Can Be Sued in a Truck Accident

Who Can Be Sued in a Truck Accident

Defendants in an Accident With a Truck A truck accident can be catastrophic. This is due to the discrepancy between the size and weight of the truck compared to that of a passenger vehicle. They are often caused by truck driver error and inexperience. Anyone hurt due...
Jackknife Accidents in New Orleans

Jackknife Accidents in New Orleans

Louisiana Jackknife Accidents If a trucker attempts to slow down but does so incorrectly, a jackknife can occur. When that happens, the tractor’s speed becomes slower than the trailer it is pulling. The trailer swings to the side as a result, potentially causing...
Truck Accident Injuries in New Orleans

Truck Accident Injuries in New Orleans

Truck Accident Injuries and Paying for Medical Care It stands to reason that the incidence of serious injuries and deaths is higher when trucks are involved. The weight and size of a big rig ensure those truck accident injuries are greater than when two passenger...